Graduate Awards, Scholarships and Prizes

Graduate Awards, Scholarships and Prizes

MSc and PhD students in York University's Graduate Program in Physics and Astronomy have been very successful in attracting scholarships and prizes, including:

Please see the Faculty of Graduate Studies website for a full description.

Thesis and Dissertation Prizes

York University Faculty of Graduate Studies Thesis and Dissertation Prizes: Please see the Faculty of Graduate Studies website for a full description: http://gradstudies.yorku.ca/current-students/thesis-dissertation/thesis-prizes/.

  • Canadian Association of Physicists DTP/WITP Thesis Prize:
    The CAP Division of Theoretical Physics and the Winnipeg Institute for Theoretical Physics awards a thesis prize each year.  The deadline for nominations is normally in January. For up to date and more details see http://www.cap.ca/en/div/dtp/thesis-prize.
  • Canadian Association of Physicists PPD Thesis Award:
    The CAP Division of Particle Physics awards a thesis prize each year.  The nomination deadline is normally in January. For up to date and more details see: http://www.cap.ca/en/div/ppd/theses.
  • Canadian Association of Physicists DNP Thesis Award:
    The CAP Division of Nuclear Physics awards a thesis prize each year.  The nomination deadline is normally in October. For up to date and more details see: http://dnp.phys.uregina.ca/articles/Thesis Prize.
  • Royal Astronomical Society/Canadian Astronomical Society J.S. Plaskett Medal:
    for most outstanding doctoral thesis. The nomination deadline is normally in January. For up to date and more details see: http://casca.ca/?page_id=524.